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April 28, 2020
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Chamber Business News: April 2020

2 April – AustCham Thailand Webinar on Options for Employers in Thailand During COVID-19 Outbreak

AustCham Thailand held a webinar on the “Options for Employers in Thailand During COVID-19 Outbreak”, with Chusert Supasitthumrong, Partner at Tilleke & Gibbins on Thursday 2nd April, 2020. Khun Chusert covered employers’ options during COVID-19 situations, including annual leave, leave without pay, temporarily cessation of operations, and lay-offs.

3 APR – AustCham Thailand Webinar on Tax Measures in response to COVID-19

AustCham Thailand held a webinar on “Tax Measures in Response to COVID-19” with Damian Norris, Partner – Taxation Practice, and Pongphan Narasin, Director of Tax Department at Mazars Thailand on Friday 3 April 2020. Our speakers covered updates on tax measures offered by the Thai government in response to the COVID-19 pandemic that has affected businesses across the country.

9 APR – Digital Workshop Online Series Ep:#1 on COVID-19 – Digital Marketing? What can you do right now!

AustCham Thailand held a webinar on “Covid-19 – Digital Marketing? What can you do right now!” with James Thurlby, Senior Campaign Manager at Move Ahead Media, on Thursday 9 April 2020. James presented on what resources are available, what actions you can take and how companies can up their game during the COVID-19 global crisis.

10 APR – AustCham Webinar on Protocols for dealing with urgent surgery & vital medical procedures

AustCham Thailand held a webinar on “Protocols for Dealing with Urgent Surgery & Vital Medical Procedures” with Dr. Ekkit Surakarn, Medical Director, Bangkok Trauma Centre at Bangkok Hospital, on Friday 10 April 2020. Dr. Ekkit explained critical issues you need to know about COVID-19 in a hospital environment, safety measures being undertaken by hospitals, precautions for urgent surgery, and protocols in place for hospital visits related to surgery and other vital medical procedures.

14 APR – AustCham Webinar on Managing Wellness of Your Employees During COVID-19

AustCham Thailand held a webinar on “Managing Wellness of your Employees During COVID-19” with Stuart Shaw from DB Results, a leading innovator within the Healthcare industry both in Business and in Philanthropy, and Caroline van der Weerd from Ignition Retreats, an expert in Neuroscience & Cognition, on Tuesday 14th April 2020 from 13.00–14.00. Stuart presented solutions to help people cope with mental health issues, with a criteria for monitoring mental health that was developed by our clinicians, followed by Caroline’s presentation on what fear is and the root cause of it, where fear comes from and how to deal with fear and uncertainty.

15 APR – AustCham Webinar on Three Months into the COVID 19 Outbreak: How is the Asia Pacific CRE Marketing coping?

AustCham Thailand held a webinar on “Three months into the COVID-19 outbreak: How is the Asia Pacific CRE market coping?” with Ada Choi, Head of Occupier Research for Asia Pacific and Head of Research for Greater China at CBRE on Wednesday 15 April 2020. Ada presented on Q1 2020 Asia Pacific commercial real estate market performance, the implications of COVID-19 for the real estate industry and the actions tenants, investors and landlords can consider to mitigate the impacts, and long-term strategies to enhance CRE portfolio resilience.

16 APR – Digital Workshop Online Series, episode #2: Top 3 Digital Marketing Strategies to Convert Sales

AustCham Thailand held a webinar on “Digital marketing strategies to implement right now to convert sales and get future customers” with Stuart Pollington – the owner & Managing Director of Smart Digital Group, on Thursday 16 April 2020. Stuart presented on the top 3 marketing strategies that you should be implementing right now to convert sales and build up your future pipeline of customers.

17 APR – AustCham Webinar on Leadership at a time of crisis

AustCham Thailand held a webinar on “Leadership at a Time of Crisis” with Isabel Valle – Peak Performance Strategist and Leadership Coach, on Friday 17 April 2020. Isabel shared with us the art of effective crisis leadership, including the three interdependent areas of activity that can help foster sustained high-performance, and the four specific actions that leaders at any level must focus on in the midst of a global disruption.

23 APR – AustCham Webinar on COVID-19 Update: current restrictions, directors’ duties and responsibilities and data privacy

AustCham Thailand held a webinar on “COVID-19 Update: current restrictions, directors’ duties and responsibilities and data privacy” with Alan Polivnick, Partner at Watson Farley & Williams, on Thursday 23 April 2020.

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